Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

The Punk Rock Grrl: Short Fiction
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Price: Free! Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Short stories about a woman who loves even harder than she punches.
The Honeydrop Tree: a novelette
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,200. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The lost community of Apistown trades honey with the outside world to survive. But its children do not know where the honored honey comes from—nor about the guilt the town must bear. Three friends set out to learn the truth. And their parents, guided by three mysterious matrons, must choose: protect their children or keep faith with the community. The truth will transform them all.
What Dreams are Made Of
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Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(SHORT STORY) A father teaches his young son about the world.
August Blue: A short story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Charlie and his friends steal a boat, but years later, he remembers not the crime but the fear when, swimming, he knew he was going to drown.
Angels Versus Virgins
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Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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A young man with a mission: to get himself killed, to subvert the established order in the name of the one true faith. What can come between him and the virgins he has been promised, if not the Angels in his heart? Dark humour lightens this tale of teenage longing taken to the extreme.
Whale Song
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Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Despondent about his losing his job and nearly wrecking his car a man plays his saxophone to the ocean, a whale answers back.
Letter to Tanja
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A thrilling combination of fantastic story-telling, spiraling with dream-like characters in a gripping letter that is spun around a shadowy love tale.
The Jonathan Gray Affair
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 by The Mantle. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Bullies are common across all cultures... and so are heroes, as this short story by Dango Mkandawire (Malawi) reveals.
Sick Day
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Price: Free! Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Nick is a sweet, exceptional young boy who only wants to go to school and show everyone the bomb he made. But things are never that simple. The closest he ever gets to school is the bus stop, where his plans take an unexpected turn. Fortunately for Nick, he has a lot of inner resources. And he'll need them all if he wants to get through a day full of bullies, bullets, snakes, and girls!
Literature Companion: Ordinary People
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The book has established itself in several academic circles. It is now in the course of study at several American Secondary school English classes.
Gods of the Neon Age: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
During the Atomic Age and into the New Frontier, a boy and his mother drive aimlessly state to state in a stolen pickup truck, where they manage an existence on temporary jobs, spare dollars, and spare coins in the search of a home that they can one day call their own. As money and choices dwindle, the mother must choose between two paths that can bring a new life, or bring ruin upon them both.
The Girl with the Guitar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: British English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jane is a professional guitarist who can’t wait to introduce her cool new boyfriend, Josh, to all her friends at the house party. By the end of the weekend, she might just feel differently.
The Monster on the Bus
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Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying
A story for older kids about social bullying
Broken Voices
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
No human can save another; we can only save ourselves. Poetically composed, Bestselling Author of The Enchanters series gives a glimpse into the post-apocalyptic war that is THE ENDERS, and the two people most unwilling to fight it. All proceeds donated to the American Cancer Society. Nowhere Train, book one of THE ENDERS, coming Spring 2015.
Zakis Save Me
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
I order for a cup of a tea and watching here and there, at that time my eyes gets attention towards a child who is looking with lots of intent to a car from where a pure white dog was looking outside from car’s second window, This e-book not content only words,there is a thought with hope to change our hearts.
Confessional
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Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(2.00 from 1 review)
The night I drove Roger home from a party was the night I had to relive all of my childhood mistakes.
The Farm Boy Who Became King
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,840. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
This is a coming of age story - Le Tran Noro found headaches in love, in freedom and in the ordinary life he went through, yet he was contented and would not have it any other way. A personal tragedy that haunted him the rest of his life was duly accepted as part of life, and so was the responsibility he inherited from it.
Life is a Parallel Universe
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You set the price! Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
This tale takes place in the suburbs of Newcastle beginning in the 1980s, where we meet three girls who begin their first day at school together in the same time and place. Their lives, however, will be lived and experienced very differently.
Voice of the Mute Tales, Volume 2
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,790. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
The three stories in this collection, told in first person from the viewpoint of Esteban, a young boy growing up in Communist Cuba, are semi-autobiographical. They draw from painful and happy experiences of my own childhood, before my family and I were able to immigrate to the United States, that land of Ham and Coke we dreamed about.
Sixteen
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Price: Free! Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
What's it like to lose your father at 16 or fall for a man 16 years your senior? Lose your innocence to sin or gain strength through weakness? Sixteen brings together 16 vignettes of experiences in love and loss. Part fiction, part not, the anthology collects the truths of what it means to love and lose, want and wonder…how we are never the same once everything changes.